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Chimps, Like Humans, Can Learn to Work Together

Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzees, primates, research, study, animal behavior, animal intelligence, wildanimals, humans, animalwelfare )

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A recent study in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that humans' closest living relatives -- non-human primates -- are also capable of this kind of organization. Though more research is needed,


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Carol H (229)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 1:07 pm
thanks yrna, noted

Alex Keir (0)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 1:07 pm
Of course chimps can work together. Sometimes humans can too.

Tamila mendoza (177)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 1:14 pm

Marti Williams (170)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 1:39 pm
Interesting...we aren't so very different are we...

june bullied (553)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 7:27 pm

Shirley S (187)
Tuesday February 8, 2011, 8:12 pm

Mike S (86)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 12:58 am
Thank you for this interesting post Yrna.

Denise P (65)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 3:11 am
Noted. Nothing surprising in this article. Thank you Yrna.

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 4:36 am

Jill Vickerman (416)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 5:04 am
They probably work alot better together than we do.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 5:21 am
Of course chimps can learn to work together if man would step out of the way and let the do what they know to do. All aminals work together. They kill they prey and then they share it with one another.
Humans could learn much from animals if only they would be open-minded and willing to do.

Lisa Neste (202)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 5:37 am

Carol Dreeszen (346)
Wednesday February 9, 2011, 3:44 pm
I find them fascinating!! They are so cute! Noted!

José Ovidio Pérez Morel (50)
Thursday February 10, 2011, 7:06 pm
Good.............noted and shared.
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